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Cooperative Care: Stress Free Nail Trimming Workshop

  • Pet People 775 Waukegan Road Deerfield, IL, 60015 United States (map)
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If your pet hates having their paws handled, wiped, or nails done this workshop is a great place to start. Over time your dog's stress surrounding the procedure can snowball making the process increasingly unpleasant and even dangerous. The goal of this workshop is to help you teach your dog that working cooperatively makes the process more enjoyable and less scary through consent training, desensitization and counter conditioning. We'll even discuss some awesome between trim tricks to keep confidence high!

Pre-enrollment is required to attend class.

All dogs must wear a flat buckle collar, harness or head collar (halti or gentleleader), and a non-retractable 6 ft leash.

Pet Parents should bring a sandwich-size bag with some of pet's food and some small treats.

Pinch, choke, slip, or electronic collars are not permitted when working with Simply Animal Behavior and Training Center for the safety of you, your pet, and the staff. 

Banned collars can be traded in for big discounts on any of our services.

$30 per session, payment method required to reserve appointment, charges will not be made until after the appointment time.